Venkatapuram Village, with population of 5917 is Dhone sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Dhone sub district of Kurnool district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Venkatapuram village is 34 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 175 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dhone and distance from Venkatapuram village to Dhone is 11 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Venkatapuram village is 518222. The village comes under Venkatapuram panchayat. Dhone is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 11 km. District head quarter of the village is Kurnool which is 61 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 5917 people, among them 3085 (52%) are male and 2832 (48%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Venkatapuram village is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1330 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Venkatapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,917 4,736 1,124 57 741
Male 3,085 2,470 586 29 398
Female 2,832 2,266 538 28 343

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5285. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.9% which is -2% lower than male population growth rate of 12.9%. General caste population has increased by 12.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 470% and child population has decreased by -19% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Venkatapuram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 12 7 470 -19
Male 13 13 7 383 -15
Female 11 11 6 600 -24

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 918 and in schedule tribe is 966. There are 862 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 102 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Venkatapuram

Total General SC ST Child
Change -16 -21 -7 299 -102
2011 918 917 918 966 862
2001 934 938 925 667 964

Literacy

Total 2744 people in the village are literate, among them 1766 are male and 978 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Venkatapuram is 53%. 66% of male and 39% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Venkatapuram

Total Male Female
Change 13 11 15
2011 53 66 39
2001 40 55 24

Workers profile

Venkatapuram has 59% (3509) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 61% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Venkatapuram

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 59 44 15 41
Male 58 47 12 42
Female 61 41 19 39